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Beetroot & melted brie on toast

Beetroot & melted brie on toast

A great snack or light lunch with healthy beetroot and gorgeous melting brie on toast

  • Preparation: 5 mins
  • Cooking: 10 mins
  • Serves: 2

What you need:

  • 4 slices thick cut rustic bread
  • 2 cloves garlic, bruised & cut in half
  • 2 tbsp extra virgin olive oil
  • 400g cooked beetroot dipped in vinegar (not pickled), cut into thick wedges
  • 200g brie, cut into slices
  • Freshly ground black pepper, to taste

What you do:

  1. Pre heat the grill to high and toast the bread on one side.
  2. Rub the untoasted side with the garlic and brush over the olive oil.
  3. Arrange the beetroot wedges on the toast and lay over the slices of brie. Grind over freshly ground black pepper to taste and place back under the grill. Cook until the cheese is hot and bubbling. Serve immediately with a green salad.

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